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The Melanesian Port Vila

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  • Excellent20%
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  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“orchid room”(26 reviews)
“oasis bar”(9 reviews)
“pool area”(22 reviews)
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Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 9 August 2015

We stayed one night at the Melanesian and to be honest were glad it was only one. Our room was on the top floor and was only accessed by climbing many flights of stairs. The room itself was a good size and the bed was...More

Thank Kim S
Response from Hiroshark, Manager at The Melanesian Port VilaResponded 17 August 2015

Dear Kim S, Thank you for staying with us for the one night. Your comments and feedback is well received and now forwarded to the department concern to rectify the issues raised. We do have three levels of rooms with only stairs. The room your...More

Reviewed 28 July 2015

Stayed 9 days in a 1 bed apartment - very clean. Living room and Bedroom comfortable - kitchen and bathroom could do with a refresh. Continental Breakfast OK as included in rate but not much variety - should improve once local fruits become available again...More

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Response from Hiroshark, Manager at The Melanesian Port VilaResponded 17 August 2015

Dear Bel1996, Thank you for staying with us and we believe that you did enjoyed your time here. Your comments are well received. We are indeed recovering from the cyclone Pam and starting to receive more leisure travelers. We do hope that you will visit...More

Reviewed 21 July 2015

The Melanesian in Port Vila is popular among most business travelers especially those from donor and development institutions. It is close to the main town and commercial center and conveniently located. Rooms are neat, nice, clean and well maintained. Service is very good and staff...More

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Response from Hiroshark, Manager at The Melanesian Port VilaResponded 17 August 2015

Dear Krishnan, Thank you for staying with us at the Melanesian Hotel. Situated in a convenient location where supermarkets and the CBD is only few minutes walk. After cyclone Pam we have not accommodate much leisure travelers but Aid volunteers and workers coming over to...More

Reviewed 19 July 2015

We have stayed at the Melanesian for the last 3 years and I feel I can provide a review which encompasses time. The hotel is a 5-minute walk to town. The staff are friendly, attentive and beautiful people. They are always willing to help and...More

Thank mrodri66
Response from Hiroshark, Manager at The Melanesian Port VilaResponded 17 August 2015

Dear Mrodri66, Thank you for your positive comment well received. We are pleased to hear that you did enjoyed your stay with us and part-take in the restaurant with a good variety of menu to choose from. With our new chef with a wide experience...More

Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

If you want a convenient hotel to stay in Port Vila, this is a good choice. The rooms were clean and comfortable. There was myself and 2 kids and they had put on an extra bed (which we didn't use), so there was queen and...More

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Response from Hiroshark, Manager at The Melanesian Port VilaResponded 19 July 2015

Dear Familyminato, Thank you for your stay with us, we believed you did enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for the comments on staffing, that have assisted you and your family professionally. Your comments will be forwarded to the departments for staff appraisals. The...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Room Service
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Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Outdoor pool
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US$63 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#12 Spa Hotel in Port Vila
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$63 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Spa Hotel in Port Vila
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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leeandc
9 August 2017|
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Response from Frank M | Reviewed this property |
Plenty of rooms that are away from the dining and pool area.
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leeandc
9 August 2017|
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Response from ChicagoMarc | Reviewed this property |
The dining area is at one end of the pool, and the bar (occasionally with music) is sort of towards the other. You can opt not to look at the pool at all and get an room closer to the casino, on the driveway that leads to... More
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"Ground floor step out to pool area"
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"ground floor rooms are noisier but have a great poolside vibe."
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"I was around the back (room 22) I would avoid accommodation near the pool expecially if the Resort was full"
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"Rooms in the 1st floor is directly connected to the pool side."
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